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Update

February 22, 2022

IC Was the Greatest Weekend of Our Lives

Marc Goldstein

Reston, Virginia, United States

Identity

February 22, 2022

Why Would Anyone Ever Want to Sit Through Nine Hours of BBYO Elections?

Jason Calderon

Springfield, New Jersey, United States

Spotlight

February 21, 2022

Super Sightseeing at IC

Ella Young

Michigan, United States

Update

February 20, 2022

AZA & BBG Election Results Are In!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Update

February 20, 2022

IC’s Newest Addition: The BBYO Block Party

Maya Stone

New York, New York, United States

Spotlight

February 19, 2022

The Power of Connection: AZA, BBG & BBYO Separates Experiences

Jordan Levy

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Update

February 19, 2022

The Power of Us on Shabbat

Ella Young

Michigan, United States

Spotlight

February 18, 2022

Our Global BLUEPrint: An Adventure at the National Aquarium

Heather Kletzky

Denver, Colorado, United States

Identity

February 18, 2022

Leadership Labs Kickoff: The Power of Us is Bigger Than Just Us

Jason Calderon

Springfield, New Jersey, United States

Update

February 18, 2022

United as One for Opening Ceremonies

Maya Stone

New York, New York, United States

Spotlight

February 18, 2022

Being a Senior at IC

Marc Goldstein

Reston, Virginia, United States

Spotlight

February 17, 2022

Black Swan Situations: Pre-IC Summits

Camila Vainer

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Identity

February 16, 2022

United We Stand: Reflections on Global Ambassadors Week

Ivan Stern

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Update

February 16, 2022

Preparing for IC Arrivals: Back Together

Jordan Levy

Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Update

February 15, 2022

The Countdown to IC is Almost Over!

International S'ganim

AZA & BBG

Connection

February 9, 2022

Keep Up With IC (At Home or in Baltimore): A Pre-IC Blog

Ava Caiati

Port Washington, New York, United States

Connection

February 17, 2021

A Look at IC Through the Eyes of Teens Across the Globe

Gillian Beck

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Spotlight

February 17, 2021

An Interview with Ilana Rubenstein

Hilary Gottlieb

Livingston, New Jersey, United States

Rewind

February 17, 2021

International Convention: Top Five Reasons It's Worth the Hype

Ariel Schwartz

Berlin, New Jersey, United States

Opinion

February 17, 2021

My Experience as a Freshman Attending and Steering IC

Ariel Schwartz

Berlin, New Jersey, United States

Opinion

February 17, 2021

The Advantages of a Virtual IC Experience

Gillian Beck

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Update

February 15, 2021

International Election Results Are In!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Spotlight

February 15, 2021

Three Chapters. One 70s Paint Night.

Rachel Wolk

Flushing, New York, United States

Connection

February 15, 2021

How Virtual IC will Influence Future ICs

Sydney Levine

Rockville Centre, New York, United States

Spotlight

February 14, 2021

A Virtual Interview with Jared Goldsmith

Julia Daitz

New York City, New York, United States

Identity

February 14, 2021

Gender Inclusivity at IC

Maia Goldberg

Portland, Oregon, USA

Connection

February 13, 2021

How I Am Meeting New People at a Virtual IC

Daniella Krasney

Livingston, New Jersey, USA

Connection

February 13, 2021

Virtual Global Connections Through IC

Maia Goldberg

Portland, Oregon, USA

Spotlight

February 12, 2021

A Day in the Life of an IC Delegate

Hilary Gottlieb

Livingston, New Jersey, United States

Connection

February 12, 2021

Reflecting on IC Recruitment

Sydney Levine

Rockville Centre, New York, United States

Connection

February 12, 2021

IC Edition: Parshat Mishpatim

BBYO Weekly Parsha

AZA & BBG

Rewind

February 12, 2021

Opening Ceremonies Recap

Ori Gal

Palo Alto, California, United States

Spotlight

February 10, 2021

Meet Pete Davidson

Ori Gal

Palo Alto, California, United States

Opinion

December 17, 2020

Top 10 Reasons to Go to IC, Even if It's Virtual

Marnie Bloom

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Rewind

May 19, 2020

Behind-the-Scenes at IC

Rachel Rosin

Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States

Spotlight

February 18, 2020

BBYO Celebrates: A Concert to Remember

Ashley Faber

Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2020

Experiencing Texas Two-Step

Maya Elden

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2020

Sightseeing Art: Past and Present

Perri Schwartz

Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States

Update

February 16, 2020

AZA & BBG Election Results Are In!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Connection

February 16, 2020

A Night of Honors and Havdallah

Sarah Goldman

West Bloomfield, Michigan, United States

Identity

February 16, 2020

Grassroots Political Organizing Leadership Lab Mobilizes Youth

Ashley Faber

Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2020

Learning to be the Host with the Most

Stevie Shapiro

Commack, New York, USA

Update

February 14, 2020

Shabbat Shalom from Dallas!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Identity

February 14, 2020

Friday's Plenary: In Case You Missed It!

Sierra Kaplan

Queens, New York, United States

Connection

February 14, 2020

Opening Ceremonies at IC 2020

Yakirah Mitchel

Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Spotlight

February 13, 2020

A Reception Honoring Our Wonderful Host Community

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Spotlight

February 13, 2020

Exploring Israel through an Alternative to Politics

Perri Schwartz

Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States

Spotlight

February 13, 2020

Reflecting on the Sports Leadership Summit

Jessica Budin

Delray Beach, Florida, United States

Update

February 11, 2020

We Can't Wait to Welcome You to Dallas!

International S'ganim

AZA & BBG

Connection

February 9, 2020

Global Ambassadors Week is Off to a Stellar Start

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Update

August 26, 2019

One Month Until IC 2020 Registration Opens

International S'ganim

AZA & BBG

Spotlight

February 18, 2019

Spirit Award Winners

Aaron Kirkpatrick

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Spotlight

February 18, 2019

International Convention’s BBG Lounge

Abigail Kraden

Arlington, Virginia, United States

Spotlight

February 17, 2019

The International Convention J-Lab

Emily Leyfer

Sunnyvale, California, United States

Spotlight

February 17, 2019

Sightseeing In Denver: University of Colorado Boulder & University of Denver

Perri Schwartz

Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States

Update

February 17, 2019

AZA & BBG Election Results Are In!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Spotlight

February 17, 2019

BBYO Honors: Celebrating the Accomplishments of Our Order

Emily Leyfer

Sunnyvale, California, United States

Connection

February 17, 2019

Teens from Across the World Join to Celebrate Shabbat at IC

Rachel Hale

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2019

How Can We Create Peace Between Jews and Arabs?

Ian Roundtree

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2019

BBG Showcase Turns Negative Words into a Positive Lesson

Farrah Fuld

New York, New York, United States

Spotlight

February 16, 2019

Self Defense in the #MeToo Movement

Yakirah Mitchel

Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Spotlight

February 15, 2019

BBYO Leadership Lab: Find Power in Your Words

Noah Vermes

Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States

Update

February 15, 2019

Shabbat Shalom from BBYO International Convention!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates

Spotlight

February 15, 2019

Highlights from the IC 2019 LEADS Day Plenary

Perri Schwartz

Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States

Rewind

February 15, 2019

IC Opening Ceremonies

Abigail Kraden

Arlington, Virginia, United States

Spotlight

February 14, 2019

Introducing the Brand Marketing Summit

Aaron Kirkpatrick

Bethesda, Maryland, United States

Spotlight

February 14, 2019

IC 2019 Spirituality and Mindfulness Summit

Yakirah Mitchel

Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

Spotlight

February 14, 2019

Insights from the Membership Growth Summit

Tess Mendelson

Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States

Connection

February 13, 2019

IC 2019, We’re Ready for You!

Noah Vermes

Cherry Hill, New Jersey, United States

Update

February 12, 2019

We Can’t Wait to Welcome You to Denver!

AZA & BBG

Movement Updates